Fuming customers had their travel plans disrupted when Delta cancelled a flight to use the plane for a basketball team instead. Continue reading →
Seattle Seahawks fans celebrated so wildly that their jumping registered as a minor earthquake. Continue reading →
Liam Happe takes a brief look at the rise of cult hybrid pastime 'chess-boxing' - but would you go and watch it live? Continue reading →
An NBA fan who won $20,000 by hitting a half-court shot may have to forfeit all his winnings due to college rules. Continue reading →
Summerville High School's John McKissick has broken every record in American football in almost two-thirds of a century in his job. Continue reading →
Sports Minister Helen Grant had an astonishing fail in a sports quiz as she scored zero with some pretty basic questions. Continue reading →
Taxpayers are reportedly to end up paying up to £185m to convert the London 2012 Olympic Stadium into a football ground. Continue reading →
Meet Hubertus von Hohenlohe, a 54-year-old singer, photographer and German nobleman, who skis for Mexico at the Winter Olympics. Continue reading →
The sport of archery is undergoing a boom in popularity thanks to the success of the Hunger Games books and movies. Continue reading →
Aaron 'Wheelz' Fotheringham is wheelchair bound, but that has not stopped him from performing some incredible stunts. Continue reading →
Nearly 80 years after his golden exploits clinched an eternal place in Olympic history, Jesse Owens is seemingly still capable of breaking records. Co...
Mike Tyson has sent himself up in a brilliant new advert for a chain of American shoe shops. Continue reading →
Michael Jordan’s 16-year-old basketball shoes have been listed for auction and are expected to sell for at least $80,000. Continue reading →
Magnus Carlsen has everything you might expect of a superstar athlete: a modeling contract, endorsement deals and millions of fans. Continue reading →
Why would you send a £10m-a-year superstar an extra £40? Continue reading →
To promote exercise ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, a new ticket machine has been introduced at the Moscow subway. Continue reading →
Everton forward Steven Naismith says a letter from a British solider in Afghanistan has changed the way he sees life. Continue reading →
The Harlem Globetrotters are known for their outrageous skills with a ball in their hands, but one of their stars nearly suffered serious injury when ...
Great Britain defeated France in Paris to win the first ever Rugby League World Cup on this day in 1954. Continue reading →
Tyler Bain, paralysed since the age of three, proved an inspiration for his American football team as they played their final game of the season. Cont...
Carl Delahunty is a music publicist with an unusual mention in British running legend Mo Farah's autobiography. Continue reading →
One of sport’s most iconic pieces of memorabilia has gone to auction after SCP Auctions confirmed that a Jesse Owens gold medal from the 1936 Olympics...
Olympic swimming legend Ryan Lochte has suffered a freak injury after being confronted by an eager fan. Continue reading →
British Olympian Andy Turner returned home from his mother's funeral to find that he had been robbed. Continue reading →
Usain Bolt ate his way through 1,000 chicken nuggets during the Beijing Olympic Games, the sprinter revealed in his new book. Continue reading →
In an era where team mascots have Twitter accounts, there needs to be some perspective when it comes to what's offensive. Continue reading →